Freeform Begins Production on Original Holiday Film “The Truth About Christmas”

Freeform is gearing up for a fun season of holiday programing that will include three original movies, plenty of specials and more. Earlier today the network announced that they’ve begun production on the original film, The Truth About Christmas.

The Truth About Christmas

The Truth About Christmas stars:

  • Kali Hawk (New Girl) as Jillian
  • Damon Dayoub (Freeform’s Stitchers) as George
  • Ali Ghandour (Freeform’s Alone Together) as Blake

About the film:

  • “Jillian, is a successful political consultant, confident in her ability to put a spin on anything whose next big project is the upcoming mayoral campaign for her boyfriend, George. On the way to meet George’s family for the first time during the holidays, an unusual confrontation with a toy store Santa results in a drastic change in Jillian where she can’t stop herself from wildly spilling the truth. George’s brother Blake, believes you should always be true to yourself but thinks Jillian just might be losing it. Jillian must find a way to make it stop before her holidays, her job and her relationship are ruined.”
  • The Truth About Christmas was written by Kelly Bowe (Monte Carlo) and directed by Jay Karas (Alone Together, Teachers). The movie is executive produced by Fernando Szew, Hannah Pillemer, and Gaylyn Fraiche.
  • The Truth About Christmas will air as part of Freeform’s 25 Days of Christmas programing


  • Freeform is already in production on No Sleep till Christmas which stars real life husband and wife, Dave and Odette Annable.
  • Last week Tyra Banks took to Instagram to share a picture of her and co-star Francia Raísa with the news that Life Size 2 has just started filming.